Actor Seki Sanjûrô II as Mizunoo Shirozaemon

「水尾四郎左衛門 関三十郎」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1835 (Tenpô 6), 8th month
Artist Shunbaisai Hokuei (Japanese, active about 1824–1837, died 1837), Publisher Tenmaya Kihei (Tenki) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 101; Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 2 (1998), #360; Keyes, PMA cat. (1973), #171 (complete diptych, no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, right sheet of diptych; 36.5 x 25.4 cm (14 3/8 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

65.1724

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete diptych.

Play: Hiyokumon Sato no Nishiki-e
Theater: Naka

Signed

Shunbaisai Hokuei ga

春梅斎北英画

Credit Line

Gift of David T. Owsley